Roy N. Alcalay, M.D., M.Sc.
, and Karen Marder, M.D., M.P.H.
Dr. Alcalay is Assistant Professor of Neurology, and Dr. Marder is Professor of Neurology (in the Sergievsky Center, Taub Institute and Psychiatry), Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York.
Within the past 12 months, Dr. Alcalay reports no commercial conflicts of interest and Dr. Marder has received grant/research support from Neurogen.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, CCME staff and interMDnet staff have nothing to disclose.
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Albert Einstein College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine is accredited
by the Accreditation Council for Continuing
Medical Education to provide continuing medical
education for physicians.
Upon completion of this Cyberounds®
, you should be able to:
- Identify genetic risk factors for Early-onset Parkinson's disease (EOPD)
- List the clinical characteristics of EOPD and apply them to the differential diagnosis of EOPD
- Compare EOPD and late-onset PD
- Discuss treatment options for EOPD.